What makes you hot?
- Students will be able to manipulate different variables in the model and use this to make inferences about the temperature of the Earth.
Lesson Time Requirement
Four-five 50-minute class periods in a regular Physics currriculum (2 1/2 days for IB curriculum)
Climate Literacy Principles Addressed
- The Sun is the prmary source of energy for Earth's climate system
- Climate is regulated by complex interactions among components of the Earth system
Colorado State Standards Addressed
- High School: PS5, PS6, ES4